Fun Fact!: Property Acquisition Pipelines

The Cuyahoga Land Bank on average acquires over 80 properties per month into its inventory to be evaluated for demolition or renovation!  The majority of properties come to the land bank through tax foreclosure, HUD, Fannie Mae and bank donations.

Land bank offers hope (Star Beacon)

Commissioners see this as way to end plague of abandoned properties JEFFERSON — Ashtabula County is in the process of developing a way to eliminate vacant and abandoned properties in the county. The Ashtabula County Land Reutilization Corporation (ACLRC) was Read more ›

Renovating Habitat for Humanity

It’s an idea whose time has come: renovating foreclosed and abandoned homes instead of building new ones from the ground up. That’s the new vibe at Habitat for Humanity—and it makes sense in a city like Cleveland, where housing stock Read more ›